This sword is a replica of Rōjūrō Ōtoribashi's Zanpakutō Kinshara (金沙羅 - "Golden Sal Tree"). The sword posses a bright Tsuka and a sharp, pointed diamond-shaped Tsuba.
Shikai: Released by the word "Play" (奏でろ), the blade becomes a golden whip, which moves according to the bearer's will.
Bankai: Allows the bearer to create illusions with music that can deceive the target and cause physical damage.
Noted special abilities:
Arupejio (アルペジオ - "Arpeggio") - creates a wire around the target, which wraps around and ensnares it.
Kinshara Sōkyoku Dai Jūichiban - Izayoi Bara (金沙羅奏曲第十一番・十六夜薔薇 - "Golden Sal Tree Sonata Number Eleven - Sixteen Day-Old Moon Rose") - creates a sound shockwave at the end of the whip which destroys everything around it.
Overall Length: 103 cm / 40.6 Inches
Blade Length: 70 cm / 27.6 Inches
Tsuku Length: 26 cm / 10.24 Inches
Blade Width: 3.2 cm / 1.25 Inches
Blade Steel: High Carbon Steel
Blade Thickness: 0.7 cm / 0.28 Inches
Blade HRC 56
Sword Stand and sword bag not Included
Blade: The blade of this sword is hand forged and finished. The steel used is high quality carbon steel, which is very pure, and keeps its edge very well. The blade is unsharpened.
*This sword is ornamental and not full tang, therefore not battle ready. We recommend not to sharpen the blade for your safety.
Cost: Free shipping to the UK over £300; £19.95 flat-rate shipping for orders under £300 GBP.